Chevron Left
Volver a Understanding Obesity

Opiniones y comentarios de aprendices correspondientes a Understanding Obesity por parte de Universidad de Edimburgo

4.6
estrellas
599 calificaciones

Acerca del Curso

In this course, we’ll look at the facts and misconceptions around obesity and discuss key physiological and psychological concepts around the brain’s control of appetite and body weight. We’ll consider the biological and environmental pressures that make it easy to gain weight (and hard to lose it!). Most importantly, we'll give you the opportunity to reflect on your own knowledge and assumptions around the subject. We deliver course materials as a mixture of videos, audio-only MOOCcasts, and a selection of short readings. There are short weekly quizzes, a peer-reviewed exercise, and discussion activities on the forum. These will help you prepare for the final project. In it, you are invited to demonstrate your evidence-informed understanding and express how you'll develop it beyond the course. The course features Citizen Science projects. We'll collect data from you (anonymously, of course) and use it to drive participant-led discussions of controversial ideas. In this way, we hope to explore ideas around diet and obesity. These projects also give a taste of how scientific evidence is collected and interpreted by scientists, and give some indication how much there still is to discover and understand....

Principales reseñas

DA

26 de abr. de 2021

Enjoyed every minute of this learning experience. Appreciate the layout of the course, content, relevance to my work, and the global needs of the current day! Thank you.

AD

18 de ago. de 2017

Very well addressed from different aspects. Helped forming a solid foundation to address the obesity problem as well as to make good food choices with portion control.

Filtrar por:

126 - 150 de 154 revisiones para Understanding Obesity

por Shakil A S

31 de ago. de 2020

por Amna T

30 de ago. de 2020

por עדי ב

23 de mar. de 2022

por Belen

2 de ene. de 2022

por Mona A A

30 de may. de 2021

por Marisa a T f

18 de jun. de 2021

por Elsemarie V d W

28 de abr. de 2020

por adhithya s

23 de abr. de 2020

por Ange R

1 de oct. de 2017

por Helen B C

7 de may. de 2018

por Monica

21 de ago. de 2017

por Valerie H

27 de ago. de 2021

por Borbála B

2 de nov. de 2017

por Afonso J

10 de ene. de 2018

por Rosario C d l G V

27 de ago. de 2020

por ahmed a

9 de mar. de 2022

por Kate B

7 de mar. de 2019

por Sara S C C

21 de jun. de 2022

por Anna M

15 de jul. de 2021

por Dahlila V

29 de abr. de 2021

por Dr. S

16 de sep. de 2020

por yim f H

8 de may. de 2022

por Fumio S

19 de sep. de 2018

por Ahmad A

6 de ene. de 2018

por Julie M

24 de may. de 2021